One of college basketball’s great strengths is the huge variety of teams and players, providing somebody for every fan to root for. Even with so much talent spread around so many schools, though, some players manage to stand out as the defining stars of a given season.
One player who’s already shown a talent for separating himself from the pack is Kentucky freshman Julius Randle. One of six McDonald’s All-Americans on his own roster, the high-scoring PF has placed himself a cut above his impressive classmates with two dominant showings on the young season.
Read on for more on Randle and 19 more players whose performances will write the stories of 2013-14 on the college hardwood.